Institute for Construction Education and Training

ICET currently offers technician training programs in cooperation with the Michigan Department of Transportation for the following certification programs:

  • Certified Aggregate Technician Level One
  • Certified Aggregate Technician Level Two
  • Certified Hot Mix Asphalt Lab Technician Level One
  • Certified Density Control Technician
  • Certified Hot Mix Asphalt Paving Operations Technician The HMA Paving Operations Classes are full and closed for 2016. Registration for 2017 Classes opens in September 2016.
  • Certified Hot Mix Asphalt QC/QA Technician
  • Underground Pipe Installation and Inspection (New 2015)
  • HMA Sampling for Local Agency Projects (New 2015)


For more information about a course, click on the course link in the left navigation panel.

The Michigan Department of Transportation has revised the requirements for Aggregate Inspection Certification. Beginning in 2013, two different levels of aggregate inspection training and certification will be offered, Aggregate Inspection Certification Level One and Aggregate Inspection Certification Level Two. Please refer to the course descriptions in the left navigation panel.

To register for a scheduled class, click on this link:

Schedule, Registration, Fees, and Policies

To contact ICET, email: or phone 231-591-5826 to leave a message for Tom Larabel, Program Coordinator, or Christine Grandy, Customer Service Representative.

Mailing Address: 126 Howard Ave. Big Rapids, MI 49307